| Updated at: 1006 PST, Monday, January 17, 2011|
KOHAT: At least 18 people have been killed in blast in a passenger van on Hangu Road , Geo News reported.
The ill-fated van was coming from Hangu. Rescue teams and the police have reached the spot. The dead and injured are being shifted to the nearby hospitals.
DIG Kohat Masood Afridi told Geo News that nature of the blast was still not known rejecting earlier reports of a suicide attack. ‘Terrorism can not be ruled out.’